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Tasmanian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Tasmania Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog and frost patches. Light showers in Bass Strait & east coast clearing.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches. The odd shower in the east and north.

  • Thursday Cold morning with fog patches. Isolated showers in the north, later in the west.

  • Friday A few showers in the north and west. Cool to cold and cloudy elsewhere but mainly dry.

Tas Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

9.4°C

King Island Ap
Hottest

17.8°C

Bicheno

15.0°C

King Island Ap

13.0°C

King Island Ap

17.8°C

Bicheno

-4.7°C

Butlers Gorge
Coldest

-3.0°C

Liawenee

-4.3°C

Mt Wellington
 

-6.1°C

Liawenee

E 31km/h

Cape Grim
Windiest

98km/h

Cape Grim

75km/h

Cape Grim

61km/h

Eddystone Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.0mm

Melbourne Bay

56.2mm

Swan Island
 

57.6mm

Mt Read
Tasmania's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 24.0°C at
Swansea in 1975
Lowest -4.8°C at
Mt Wellington in 1991
Highest 14.5°C at
Swansea in 1985
Lowest -12.5°C at
Butlers Gorge in 1983
Highest 137.4mm at
Strathgordon in 2013

Tasmania Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
3 11 50% 1-5mm Moderate SSW 22 85 SSW 23 62
Windy with showers
4 9 90% 5-10mm Slight SE 13 100 SSE 26 89
Possible shower
3 10 90% 1-5mm Moderate SSW 13 87 SW 23 65
Late shower
2 12 50% < 1mm Moderate SW 20 84 SSW 23 62
Late shower
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate SSW 20 81 SSW 24 57
Possible shower
-1 10 50% < 1mm Severe ESE 5 100 SSE 14 73
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